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Poster: c-freedom Date: Jun 16, 2014 2:42am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: A Sunday Song- Stagger Lee

Well, BD that was over the top intense.
I wonder what rating Tipper Gore
would stick on that?

This is more my speed--

Professor Longhair -- Stagger Lee
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rk2O-8ZOWs

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Poster: bluedevil Date: Jun 16, 2014 8:38am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: A Sunday Song- Stagger Lee

More fun...
http://www.planetslade.com/stagger-lee.html

guide to 316 versions of the tune:

http://www.stackolee.net/

This might be my favorite - have it on a Mojo Uncut CD compiled by Mick Jones & Paul Simonon (the version they covered/co-opted).

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c174S63tWRg&;feature=kp

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Poster: c-freedom Date: Jun 16, 2014 12:58pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: A Sunday Song- Stagger Lee

Excellent paper written about Robert Hunter and the song:
http://www.lungstruck.com/music/stagger-lee/

No research complete without David Dodd
http://artsites.ucsc.edu/GDead/AGDL/stagger.html

Lloyd Price - Stagger Lee
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCPutYaGFlE